D.I.Y. Daniel Tiger Costume Tutorial
Dec03

D.I.Y. Daniel Tiger Costume Tutorial

Daniel Tiger is here to play! Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood is one of the most popular shows around for younger children, so we’ve come up with this idea for an easy, fast, and fun D.I.Y. Daniel Tiger costume. Not only is dressing up a fun way to spend playtime or make kids’ parties more special, but creating your own costume can be a fun activity to do alongside your son or daughter, too. This tiger tail costume...

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Free Printable Trick-or-Treat Halloween Masks
Oct28

Free Printable Trick-or-Treat Halloween Masks

Here’s a fun Halloween activity for kids that the whole family can participate in. Try making your own Halloween masks and see who can be the scariest! Once you’ve downloaded and printed your free Halloween mask templates – we recommend using thick paper like cardstock or photo paper – there are three simple steps to finish your D.I.Y. masks:   Color in your monster mask. Make it look like a classic movie...

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How to Make a DIY Peppa Pig Halloween Costume
Oct05

How to Make a DIY Peppa Pig Halloween Costume

Peppa Pig is one of the cutest cartoons on TV – those little accents are just so adorable! Since Peppa is so popular, here’s a DIY Peppa Pig Halloween costume idea that we came up with. You actually probably already have a lot of the required pieces around your house, too. Keep on reading past the graphic to get the full details about this DIY costume tutorial.     The basis of this Peppa Pig outfit is...

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Sailing the Seven Seas with Kids’ Pirate Costumes
Jun11

Sailing the Seven Seas with Kids’ Pirate Costumes

Ahoy, mateys! Whether your kids are fans of Jack and Angelica from Pirates of the Caribbean or Jake and Izzy from Jake and the Neverland Pirates, pirate dress-up is always tons of fun. They’re great for trick or treating, and they’re great for birthday parties and playtime, too. Here’s a treasure trove of pirate costumes and costume ideas that we’ve dug up, along with a few pirate dress-up activities and games to boot. Pirate Costumes...

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DIY Turtle Power: Making TMNT Costumes
May19

DIY Turtle Power: Making TMNT Costumes

A full-on TMNT costume is the best way to get a truly authentic look on Halloween, but building your own can be so much more fun, especially since you can make it into a parent-child activity. The big payoff comes when you see your son or daughter in a costume that they helped to imagine and create themselves! For our general guide to TMNT costumes and costume ideas, click here. Otherwise, if you’re interested in getting a few quick...

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Make your own Magic with Princess Costumes
May14

Make your own Magic with Princess Costumes

Whether it’s time for trick or treat, a birthday party, or a just a fun dress-up day, costumes are all about imagination. If your little girl wants to be a princess, for example, not only are there dozens of Disney Princesses to choose from, there are tons of ways to use accessories and other items to make them special. Here are a few of our very favorite Disney Princesses, along with some easy ideas that you can use to...

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Girl Power! Getting the Best Superhero Look for your Daughter
May12

Girl Power! Getting the Best Superhero Look for your Daughter

Does your little girl want to be super? Now’s a better time than ever! Between The A-Force, Marvel Comics’ brand-new team of all-female Avengers, and DC Comics’ upcoming Wonder Woman feature film, girl superheroes are getting more and more time in the spotlight. They might not be infused with real superpowers, but superhero costumes make kids feel special nevertheless. Here are a few of our favorite superhero costumes ideas for girls,...

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Dr. Seuss Dress Up – Featuring Pamela King of Still Dating My Spouse
Apr23

Dr. Seuss Dress Up – Featuring Pamela King of Still Dating My Spouse

Today, we’re bringing you a special post from our friend Pamela King of the Still Dating my Spouse blog – click here to check out her site. Last month, Pamela organized a Dr. Seuss party for her granddaughter’s daycare, complete with Dr. Seuss costumes, Dr. Seuss snacks, and (of course) everyone’s favorite Seuss stories, too. She shared the experience with us, and we just can’t help but share it again now! Aside from daycare or...

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Using Costumes to Make Birthday Parties More Fun
Mar06

Using Costumes to Make Birthday Parties More Fun

Trick or treat isn’t the only time of year for costumes! In fact, every day of the year is great for dressing up – especially birthdays. Recently, Birthday Express launched a new series of photo booth kits that are great for creating fun and funny photo ops at parties. So, in this post, we’ll be taking a look at a few of our favorite costume themes that can make them even better. Pirate Costumes for Kids Birthday Express’ pirate photo...

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